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Five ways to break free of your clothing rut

Jennifer Baumgartner, a clinical psychologist and author of “You Are What You Wear: What Your Clothes Reveal About You,” says there are small steps you can take to vary your look, even if only slightly.

1) Be a copy cat (sort of). Look at magazines or actual people and see what you like, and then try to incorporate elements into your own style.

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